Call for Applications! STRABAG Artaward International 2024
dear Madam or Sir!
STRABAG Artaward has been awarded in Austria since 1994 and internationally since 2009. The art prize awards artists up to the age of 40 years, working in the fields of painting and drawing.
Participating countries 2024–2026
From 2024 to 2026, artists from Austria, as a permanent participating country, and Germany and Slovenia will be eligible to apply. In addition, artists from Ukraine currently residing in one of the participating countries are eligible to participate regardless of the duration of their stay.
The jury members of STRABAG Artaward International 2024–2026 are art experts from the participating countries:
Anna-Catharina Gebbers, Curator Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin
Alenka Gregorič, Artistic director Cukrarna, Ljubljana
Johan Holten, Director Kunsthalle Mannheim
Angela Stief, Director Albertina Modern, Vienna
Sebastian Haselsteiner, Director STRABAG Kunstforum, Vienna
The jury of STRABAG Artaward International 2024 will select a main prize winner (€ 16.000) and four recognition prizes (€ 8.000 each). In addition, art works of the winners might be purchased for the STRABAG Artcollection.
After the award ceremony and the collective exhibition of all the prize-winning works, each of the five laureates will have a solo exhibition at STRABAG Kunstforum in Vienna. The laureates can sign up for the artist-in-residence-program at STRABAG Artstudio in Vienna.
We are looking forward to your participation and kindly ask you to provide this information for interested artists and colleagues as well.
Overview of important dates
Online Application period at https://www.strabag-kunstforum.at/artaward-en/application/: Mon, 8 Jan – Fri, 26 Jan 2024
Notification after the preliminary jury: 20 March 2024
Submission of original artworks: Beginning of April 2024
Final jury session in Vienna: Thu, 11 April 2024
Return of original artworks: End of April 2024
Award ceremony: Thu, 27 June 2024
Solo exhibitions in Vienna at STRABAG Artlounge: Starting September 2024
Find attached the detailed Rules of Award. Please read carefully before applying.
All the details can also be found at www.strabag-kunstforum.at/artaward
Please feel free to contact us with any inquiries.
Freundliche Grüße / Kind regards
STRABAG Kunstforum Team
Donau-City-Str. 9, 1220 Wien